Con men : fascinating profiles of swindlers and rogues from the files of the most successful broadcast in television history

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  • Creator edited by Ian Jackman
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication New York : Simon & Schuster, 2003.
  • Physical Details
    • xv, 201 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
  • ISBNs 9780743224482, 0743224485
  • OCLC ocm50898607

Contents

  • R. J. Rudd: this year at Murrieta -- Kirby Hensley: mail-order ministers -- Stan Van Etten: pyramid -- Clifford Irving: will the real Howard Hughes... -- Elmyr de Hory: fake -- David Stein: the gentle art of forgery -- John Drewe and John Myatt: scam -- Danny Faries: 1-800-CON MAN -- Mel Weinberg: the sting man -- Joe Meltzer: sting within a sting -- Mike Raymond: wheeler, dealer, squealer -- Dennis Levine: the secret life of Dennis Levine -- Sante and Kenneth Kimes: a family affair -- Nick Leeson: in over his head -- Bill Stoecker: whiz kid -- Daniel Teyibo: a free ride -- Edward Reiners and John Ruffo: the $353 million con -- John Ackah Blay-Miezah: the ultimate con man -- Ripping off the system: scamming worker's comp -- A few minutes with Andy Rooney